Aug 27, 2010

The Friday Shirk Report – August 27, 2010 | Volume 72

The Friday Shirk Report – August 27, 2010 | Volume 72

Welcome to the Friday Shirk Report where you will find 20 images, 10 articles and 5 videos from the previous week of sifting. Enjoy! *For those that prefer the links open in a new tab/window, try holding the CTRL key whilst clicking a link with your mouse 20 IMAGES – No big deal – This…

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Aug 26, 2010

Picture of the Day – August 26, 2010

Picture of the Day – August 26, 2010

THINGS ARE LOOKING UP Photograph by Shanz Photography Shot taken by Shanavas Kanhikoth from Pine Forest, near Vagamon in Kerala, India. Camera : Nikon D300S Lens : Tokina 11-16mm 2.8 Exposure :1/50 sec Aperture : f/9.0 Focal Length : 11 mm ISO Speed : 800 Exposure Bias : -1 EV Flash : No Flash via…

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Aug 26, 2010

Beautiful Miniature Paper Art Scenes [30 pics]

Beautiful Miniature Paper Art Scenes [30 pics]

With a quirky canvas and steady hand, Anastassia Elias creates fantastic scenes inside empty toilet paper rolls. With the right lighting these scenes burst to life; silhouettes in a land of cardboard. Below you will find ten incredible examples of Anastassia’s work. Check out their site for more fantastic work from this wonderful artist. ANASTASSIA…

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Aug 25, 2010

Picture of the Day – Presidential Pwnage

Picture of the Day – Presidential Pwnage

PRESIDENTIAL PWNAGE Photograph by Pete Souzza President Barack Obama puts his toe on the scale as Trip Director Marvin Nicholson tries to weigh himself during a hold in the volleyball locker room at the University of Texas in Austin, Texas, Aug. 9, 2010. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) via The White House on…

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Aug 24, 2010

Picture of the Day – August 24, 2010

Picture of the Day – August 24, 2010

TAKE A SEAT Photograph by Emily Harriet Stunning view from the top of a large hill in Pateley Bridge. A small market town in Nidderdale in the Borough of Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England, on the River Nidd. via Emily Harriet on Flickr Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the day…

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Aug 24, 2010

15 Incredible Libraries Around the World

15 Incredible Libraries Around the World

Moldova National Library – Photograph by Daniel Zollinger These pillars of higher learning are also home to some of the world’s most incredible architecture. Below is a small collection of stunning libraries around the globe. From the historical to the modern, these centres of knowledge and learning also preserve the history and culture of…

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Aug 23, 2010

Picture of the Day – August 23, 2010

Picture of the Day – August 23, 2010

I DO Great idea that really captures one of the most precious moments in a couple’s life :) via Reddit Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the day PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL ‘PICTURES OF THE DAY’ GET FEATURED! SUBMIT A PHOTOGRAPH FOR THE PICTURE OF THE DAY!

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